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Re: Re(2): Random numbers generator

by davorg (Chancellor)
on Feb 07, 2001 at 21:23 UTC ( #56996=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re(2): Random numbers generator
in thread Random numbers generator

srand is only required if your script is running on a version of Perl earlier than 5.004.

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Re: (4): Random numbers generator
by Adam (Vicar) on Feb 08, 2001 at 02:40 UTC
    Yes. There is an excellent explanation of Perl's random seed here. (for 5.004 and up)

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